Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 6.46% 7.65% 5.19%
As % of the Vendors category 12.08% 13.46% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 16
Bracknell median daily rate £325 £394 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.51% +24.09% +1.60%
10th Percentile £243 £115 £231
90th Percentile £521 £494 £462
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £363 £395
% change year-on-year -10.34% -8.23% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Bracknell median hourly rate - £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.14% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.58 £43.28 £19.75
% change year-on-year -33.96% +119.14% -5.95%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bracknell.

All Vendors
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 298 327 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 53.50% 56.87% 50.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 146 94
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.09% +9.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £239 £201 £180
90th Percentile £650 £594 £509
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 34
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -50.98% +55.73%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Bracknell over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Bracknell

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for VMware.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
7 10 (27.78%) IBM
7 10 (27.78%) EMC
7 10 (27.78%) SCCM
8 9 (25.00%) HP
8 9 (25.00%) SAN
8 9 (25.00%) DevOps
8 9 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) Cisco
9 8 (22.22%) Linux
9 8 (22.22%) Retail
9 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
10 7 (19.44%) SCOM
10 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) vCenter Server
10 7 (19.44%) EMC VNX
11 6 (16.67%) VBScript
11 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (16.67%) Firewall

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) HP Helion
3 1 (2.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) FCoE
5 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Project Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Server Support
6 4 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) VMware Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 7 (19.44%) EMC VNX
4 5 (13.89%) PKI
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Exalogic
5 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
6 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
6 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
7 2 (5.56%) Replication
8 1 (2.78%) BYOD
8 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (22.22%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.89%) AIX
8 4 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (5.56%) Android
9 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.56%) SUSE
9 2 (5.56%) Unix
9 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (2.78%) CentOS
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
5 2 (5.56%) Network Segmentation
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (2.78%) Presales
6 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.78%) Server Building
6 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Korn
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (13.89%) VMware Server
4 5 (13.89%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.56%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) SCOM
2 7 (19.44%) vCenter Server
3 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (13.89%) SCSM
4 5 (13.89%) SCVMM
5 4 (11.11%) AirWatch
6 3 (8.33%) PowerCLI
6 3 (8.33%) vRealize
7 2 (5.56%) Ansible
7 2 (5.56%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (5.56%) Puppet
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
8 1 (2.78%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
8 1 (2.78%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) EMC
1 10 (27.78%) IBM
2 9 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) F5
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.78%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.78%) Google